Jolo councilor abducted while biking at night

ABDUCTED. Jolo Councilor Ezeddin Tan is abducted by suspected Abu Sayyaf-Ajang Ajang members. Sourced photo

ABDUCTED. Jolo Councilor Ezeddin Tan is abducted by suspected Abu Sayyaf-Ajang Ajang members.

Sourced photo

MANILA, Philippines – A Jolo, Sulu municipal councilor was abducted Wednesday evening, September 27.

According to Brigadier General Cirilito Sobejana, commander of the Joint Task Force Sulu, Councilor Ezeddin Tan was biking with friends along Barangays Tagbak and Timbangan in neighboring Indanan town at around 6 pm when he was abducted.

According to Sobejana, Tan was abducted by suspected Abu Sayyaf-Ajang Ajang members.

Tan is the nephew of former Sulu vice governor Abdusakur Tan. – Rappler.com